Adiabatic Higher Order Mode Guidance in Optical Microfibres

Y. Jung, K. Harrington, S. Yerolatsitis, S. U. Alam, D. J. Richardson, T. A. Birks

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Abstract

Optical fibres with a logarithmic index profile can provide invariant mode field diameters along the fibre taper, which enables adiabatic mode transitions for higher-order mode microfibres. A 2μ m-OD microfibre is fabricated with an insertion loss lower than 0.11dB for the LP 11 mode.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2018 European Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC 2018
PublisherIEEE
Volume2018-September
ISBN (Electronic)9781538648629
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 14 Nov 2018
Event2018 European Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC 2018 - Rome, Italy
Duration: 23 Sep 201827 Sep 2018

Conference

Conference2018 European Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC 2018
CountryItaly
CityRome
Period23/09/1827/09/18

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials

Cite this

Jung, Y., Harrington, K., Yerolatsitis, S., Alam, S. U., Richardson, D. J., & Birks, T. A. (2018). Adiabatic Higher Order Mode Guidance in Optical Microfibres. In 2018 European Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC 2018 (Vol. 2018-September). [8535411] IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/ECOC.2018.8535411